MOVIES

SEASON  2015-2016 Sept-Nov

MON. SEPT. 28 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

A BRILLIANT YOUNG MIND

This heart-warming and life-affirming story follows the unconventional and hilarious relationship between student and teacher – whose roles are often reversed , A socially awkward teenage math prodigy finds new confidence and new friendships when he lands a spot on … Continue reading

MON. OCT 5 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD

In 1971, an eclectic group of Canadians set out to stop Richard Nixon’s atomic bomb tests in Alaska and ended up creating the worldwide green movement, giving birth to Greenpeace. These pioneers captured their seat-of-their-pants activist adventures on 16mm film. … Continue reading

MON. OCT. 19 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

MADAME BOVARY

No, we didn’t screen this last season, we showed (Emma Bovery). This is a vital new cinematic adaptation of the literary classic. Mia Wasikowski shines in the title role, brilliantly portraying both the ruthlessness and vulnerability of the famous heroine. The … Continue reading

MON. OCT. 26  at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9PM

COMING HOME

Feng Wanyu is a teacher whose husband falls afoul of the authorities dur- ing China’s Cultural Revolution in the early 1970s. He is sent away for “re-education,” leaving Feng alone with their only daughter, Dandan. Years later, when the fractured family … Continue reading

MON. NOV 2 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

LEARNING TO DRIVE

Left alone by her husband, a successful, self-reliant, book editor decides that she must learn to drive in order to visit her daughter. The infinitely patient driving instructor (Ben Kingsley) helps her to open up about her problems. Observant and … Continue reading

MON. NOV 9 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

JIMMY’S HALL

Based on a true story, the film highlights a little known chapter of Irish history. In the early 1930s, Jimmy opens a hall which quickly becomes popular with local youth as a place to gather, dance and host community events … Continue reading

MON. JAN 4, 2016 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

BROOKLYN

In the 1950s, young Ellis makes the hard decision to leave Ireland to make a new life in Brooklyn, New York. Helped by a kind Irish priest she begins to find her place and falls in love with a young … Continue reading

MON. JAN. 18, 2016 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

TRUMBO

Bryan Cranston of BREAKING BAD TV fame, plays the prolific and embattled screen writer, Dalton Trumbo. He was perhaps the most celebrated of the many Hollywood professionals whose careers came to a halt after they were accused by the House Un-American … Continue reading

MON. JAN. 25, 2016 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

REMEMBER

Christopher Plummer plays Zev, a recent widower who is living in care. He discovers that a concentration camp guard who murdered his relatives is now living in America and resolves to find him. With the support of his friend Max, … Continue reading

MON FEB 8, 2016 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

MY INTERNSHIP IN CANADA

An Independent Quebec Member of Parliament finds himself thrust into the spotlight when he holds the key vote to pass a minority government bill. He is bombarded with opinions and seems unable to decide. A young intern from Haiti, who … Continue reading

MON. FEB. 22, 2016 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

45 YEARS

Retired couple, Geoff and Kate live quietly in the country. A piece of unexpected news about an old girlfriend causes tensions to emerge between the two. Kate begins to contemplate the “what ifs” of her life and Geoff finds himself … Continue reading

MON. FEB. 29, 2016 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

SLEEPING GIANT

One summer in an isolated cottage community on the shores of Lake Superior three teenage boys are dealing with their boredom in typical ways.The boys are a study in contrasts, perhaps indicative of their home lives. A pretty girl arrives and … Continue reading

MON. MAR 7, 2016 at GALAXY
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

RAMS

RAMS tells the tale of two rival sheep farmers, Gummi and Kiddi, who have ben feuding for decades. An unforeseen event threatens to destroy centuries of tradition. Their rivalry reaches its height in the annual competition for the best ram. … Continue reading